The Girls of Room 28

The Girls of Room 28

Friendship, Hope, and Survival in Theresienstadt

Large Print - 2009
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From 1942 to 1944, twelve thousand children passed through the Theresienstadt internment camp on their way to Auschwitz. Only a few hundred of them survived the war. In the mid-1990s, German journalist Hannelore Brenner met ten of these child survivors--women in their late seventies today. Weaving these interviews with excerpts from diaries that were kept secretly during the war and samples of the art, music, and poetry created at Theresienstadt, Brenner gives us an unprecedented picture of daily life there, and of the extraordinary strength, sacrifice, and indomitable will that combined to make survival possible.
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Edition: Large print ed.
ISBN: 9781410421838
141042183X
Characteristics: 645 p. (large print) : ill. ; 23 cm.

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AQUILEA777
May 03, 2013

Heartwarming. Survival rate much higher than library description states. See my detailed comment with the Audiobook entry for this title. (Deserves full five stars, but software won't allow.)

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AQUILEA777
May 03, 2013

Heartwarming. Survival rate much higher than library description states. See my detailed comment with the Audiobook entry for this title. (Deserves full five stars, but software won't allow.)

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